Palynology of the James Ross Island area, Antarctic Peninsula

The James Ross Island area is recognized as one of the geological treasures of Antarctica. It exposes a section of 5–6 km of Cretaceous and Tertiary marine sedimentary strata with an important content of reworked Upper Jurassic rocks near the base. This succession is probably one of the most important Cretaceous sequences in the Southern Hemisphere

Details

Publication status:
Published
Author(s):
Editors: Duane, A.M., Pirrie, D., Riding, J.B.

Date:
1 September, 1992
Journal/Source:
Antarctic Science / 4
Page(s):
104pp
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0954102092000415